NIST Awards Funding to Strengthen Advanced Manufacturing for Microelectronics, Digital and Biomanufacturing

GAITHERSBURG, Md. — The U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has awarded a total of $1.2 million to four organizations to develop technology roadmaps aimed at strengthening U.S. manufacturing and innovation across industries. The projects span a wide variety of industries and technologies, from microelectronics to biomanufacturing to building a resilient U.S. manufacturing supply chain. The lead recipients and their projects are: The Regents of the University of California, Los Angeles — $300,000 The award will bring together leaders in the microelectronic supply chain to produce a roadmap for advancing the nation’s capabilities and competitiveness in integrating separately manufactured components (called heterogeneous integration) and advanced packaging technologies. [...]

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